Poor electricity supply boosts some businesses in Kafanchan
Operators of mobile phone charging outlets are smiling home as poor electricity supply continues.
Nigeria’s economic policy ‘failing’, two in five Nigerian youth unemployed, says UN
Although Nigeria witnessed robust economic growth in 2011, it is still enmeshed in poverty.
Man who died in police custody looked normal, company official says
The inquest into the death of Ademola Adedeji unfolds in grey hues.
One in two Plateau residents are illiterate – Educationist
A college of education lecturer says parents and guardians in the state do not regard education seriously.
Ogun gives N25 million loan to cooperative societies
The state government says it will double the loan if it is well utilised.
Nigeria has only 150 trained endocrinologists – EMSON President
Specialist says only 150 endocrinologists exist to serve Nigeria’s over 150million population.
Egypt to take legal action in U.S. against Prophet film makers
Egyptian president wants the American producers of the controversial movie to be punished by law.
AU welcomes successful presidential election in Somalia
The African Union head commends the outgoing president of the war-torn country for conceding defeat.
Oil, Oil Everywhere? By Hannatu Musawa
Considering the way in which we are so immersed in the fact that we are an oil producing country, one would have thought that any prospect of discovering more oil within our borders would be one that the government would jump at. The acceptance by academic experts and geologists in the oil and gas sector […]
Delta oil producing communities received N149bn in 5 years – Uduaghan
The governor said 50 per cent of the derivation fund is allocated to oil producing communities.
Fuel scarcity imminent in South-West, marketers warn
Marketers say they have been unable to load petrol since Friday due to pipeline vandalism
Notorious Ugandan LRA commander, Dominic Ongwen, escapes capture
Dominic Ogwen, one of the most wanted members of the notorious Lord’s Resistance Army (LRA) survived capture in Central African Republic (CAR), the Ugandan military said on Thursday. Mr. Ongwen is second in command to the notorious LRA leader, Joseph Kony, who is wanted by the International Criminal Court(ICC) for war crimes and crimes against […]